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Thistle Pub & Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr, Thompsonville, MI 49683-9393
+1 800-968-7686 ext. 5100
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (21 reviews)
“filet” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr, Thompsonville, MI 49683-9393
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't write many reviews for restaurants unless they truly stand out. Well the Thistle certainly stood out but not in a good way. My wife and were staying at Crystal Mountain and decided to have dinner here to avoid driving to Frankfort. We both...More

Thank PaulVAda_MI
Crystal_Mountain, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Thistle Pub & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to hear that your recent visit to the Thistle Pub and Grille did not meet your expectations. Crystal Mountain prides itself in producing exceptional experiences throughout the resort and will share your comments with our executive staff....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for during our stay. Got a quaint spot next to window. Drinks were mixed well. Tenderloin appetizer to cook at table was very good. We both ordered burgers and we loved them. Buttered bun and homemade chips were also good. Service was top...More

Thank travelintals
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting Crystal Mountain since before there was a Thistle. When first opened, Thistle was an amazing place to have a meal, grab a brew, or just stop in for an appetizer. Now, not so much. Unless one wants to purchase ingredients, prep...More

Thank John C
Crystal_Mountain, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Thistle Pub & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to hear that your recent visit to the Thistle Pub and Grille did not meet your expectations. Crystal Mountain prides itself in producing exceptional experiences throughout the resort and will share your comments with our executive staff....More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

We ate there 3 times, twice for lunch and once for dinner. The Thistle has a nice menu and good draft beer selections, including Guiness a Rainmaker Belgian-style Pale Ale by Stormcloud Brewing, which was great after skiing. The Whitefish was good the first day's...More

Thank T-RexFromTheVille
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant has a new pub feel with nice windows. The servers started out attentive, but the disappeared for a half hour. I was surprised by the extent of the fish dishes

Thank GR_MI_traveler
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Started off not so well. Waited over 10 minutes for a server, she was swamped and 4 others just walking around.

Thank tripleduty
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great atmosphere, great food and service to boot. Take a seat by either fireplace for more ambiance. Great place.

Thank tony s
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We found the atmosphere cozy but the menu very limiting. My veggie burger was OK. My husband did enjoy his fish dish. They has a nice wine menu. Our waiter failed to tell us about the special.

Thank matmul45
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I'm gluten free and staff was very creating in making appetizers I could enjoy with my dining companions. Had the filet for dinner and turkey sandwich for lunch - chips were yummy too!!!

Thank sea77
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Decent place but it is more expensive than it deserves to be. Bartender was too busy at times to give good service, not his fault though. Food is alright but again it's overpriced. Not that you have many food choices in the area though, unless...More

Thank garyk880
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12500 Crystal Mountain Dr, Thompsonville, MI 49683-9393
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Benzie County  >  Thompsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 800-968-7686 ext. 5100
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